Caridina natarajani 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Arthropoda Malacostraca Decapoda Atyidae

Scientific Name: Caridina natarajani
Species Authority: Tiwari & R.S. Pillai, 1968

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Least Concern ver 3.1
Year Published: 2013
Date Assessed: 2012-04-02
Assessor(s): De Grave, S.
Reviewer(s): Cumberlidge, N. & Smith, K.
The species is known from several larger river systems in Kerala (India). As the species appears to be widespread and in the absence of any known, major threats it is considered as Least Concern.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: The species is known from several larger river systems in Kerala, southern India (Jayachandran et al. 2008).
Countries occurrence:
India (Kerala)
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Population [top]

Population: No information is available.
Current Population Trend: Unknown
Additional data:
Population severely fragmented: No

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: The species inhabits larger rivers.
Systems: Freshwater
Movement patterns: Unknown

Use and Trade [top]

Use and Trade: No information is available.

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): No specific threats could be identified to the species.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: No conservation actions are in place.

Citation: De Grave, S. 2013. Caridina natarajani. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013: e.T197933A2505647. . Downloaded on 29 November 2015.
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